Kong's Track and Field Bio
- 2009 Academic All-Big Ten
2010: Competed in the Badger Classic, finishing seventh for UW and 44th overall in a time of 15:43 ... Placed ninth for UW and 11th overall with a time of 19:39.53 at the Northern Illinois Huskie open ... placed 131st at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational with a time of 23:00 ... clocked in at 23:52.5 in open race of Pre-NCAA Invitational, placing 97th ... ran unattached at UW-Oshkosh Open
2009: Competed in four events ... Finished fifth overall in the UW Cross Country Classic with a time of 15:24 ... Captured a 108th overall finish at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational with a finishing time of 19:31 ... Finished 77th at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 23:50 ... Her 24:00 finish at the NCAA Regional gave her a 152nd overall finish ... 2009 Academic All-Big Ten Honoree
2006: Redshirt season
Started competing in track as a senior ... finished 10th in the 1600 meters and 12th in the 3200 meters at state as a senior ... also a member of the 11th-place 3200-meter relay at state ... finished third in the 3200 meters and fourth in the 1600 meters at conference meet ... member of the conference championship 3200-meter relay ... four-year letterwinner in swimming ... three-year letterwinner in soccer ... earned an academic excellence award ... Coaches: Doug Maughan and Paul Frank
Major is kinesiology ... born July 8, 1988 ... parents are Peter and Lori Kong ... has three sisters, Tracey (17), Amy (13) and Casey (10) ... has volunteered with Bookin' It with Bucky
Why Wisconsin? The University of Wisconsin has so many opportunities and options that allow me to succeed no matter what path I chose.